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Göstling-Hochkar

Göstling-Hochkar Ski Resort Guide

Göstling-Hochkar, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders and Snowfall.
Total Piste Length21km
Highest Lift1,800m
Resort Height530m
 Nearest AirportsGraz and Linz
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Göstling-Hochkar

A significant ski centre on Mount Hochkar, two kilometres beyond the village of Göstling at the boundary of Styria, Lower and Upper Austria. Most of the skiing is above the tree line and there is a good mix of terrain for all abilities.

Summary

The Austrian ski resort of Göstling-Hochkar is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 530m, with 21km of marked runs.

Göstling-Hochkar has direct access to 21km of downhill skiing, with 21 marked pistes, served by a total of 12 ski lifts.

Skiing

Göstling-Hochkar offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Göstling-Hochkar?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm, expected on 28 September.

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Ski Area Stats

Göstling-Hochkar Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 4 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
10
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 6 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 1 
Downhill
Total Length
21km
Cross Country
Total Length
30km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
12

Altitudes

Göstling-Hochkar Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,800m
Lowest Piste1,400m
Resort Altitude (Göstling-Hochkar)530m
Max Vertical1,270m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Göstling-Hochkar
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Snowboarding

Snowboarding permitted on all pistes / trails.

Location and Map

Where is Göstling-Hochkar?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Wildalpen, Scheibbs.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Göstling-Hochkar is Graz, 122 minutes drive away.

Linz, Vienna, Klagenfurt and Salzburg airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 12 ski lifts are able to uplift 14,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 7km of ski runs, with 17 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Göstling-Hochkar open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Göstling-Hochkar, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Göstling-Hochkar Tourist Office for the latest.

Göstling-Hochkar Webcams

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